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Street Art

Mural Painting

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Himbad character

Street Art Museum Amsterdam

Author:

Himbad

Artist Bio:

Anonymous London-based street artist.

Place:

Gebrandy Park

Date:

2019

Technique:

spray can

Material:

concrete

Acquisition:

Commission

Completed:

2019

Condition:

Gone / Illegible

Physical Description:

HIMBAD specialises in the sprezzatura painting method, taking inspiration from the moment and enjoying the journey each painting brings. He discards any preconceived ideas, preferring to take from the moment. feeding directly from the spring of inspiration. The artwork is composed of a mysterious anthropomorphic figure whose gaze we can only see and a green-purple hood that obscures her face and body. The vivid colours are the central point of this work, which is composed of brilliant tones and cartoon effects.

Iconography:

HIMBAD's ability to develop amusing characters in environments inspired by ancient mysticism and Eastern mythology and seeded with elements of deviance, has made him an artist to watch, and connected him to many renowned street artists through collaborations and friendships.

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